Bacong, officially the Municipality of Bacong, is a 4th class municipality in the province of , . According to the 2020 census, it has a population of 41,207 people. Bacong was the hometown of the hero of the Philippine Revolution, Pantaleon Villegas, better known as León Kilat.

Notable Places in the Area

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Localities in the Area

is the capital city and main port of , the province that occupies the south-eastern part of Negros Island, in the . Photo: MarionPaulBaylado, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, officially the Municipality of , is a 1st class municipality in the province of , . is situated 7 km northwest of Bacong. Photo: TheCoffee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small seaside municipality south of in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.


9.2452° or 9° 14' 42.8" north
123.2951° or 123° 17' 42.4" east
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14 metres (46 feet)
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  • Amis: Bacong
  • Arabic: Bacong
  • Balinese: Bacong
  • Banjar: Bacong
  • Basque: Bacong
  • Batak Toba: Bacong
  • Buginese: Bacong
  • Capiznon: Bacong
  • Catalan: Bacong
  • Cebuano: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Cebuano: Bacong
  • Cebuano: Lungsod sa Bacong
  • Central Bicolano: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Central Bicolano: Bacong
  • Chavacano: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Chavacano: Bacong
  • Chinese: 巴孔
  • Dagbani: Bacong
  • Dutch: Bacong
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Bacong
  • English: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • English: Municipality of Bacong
  • Esperanto: Bacong
  • Filipino; Pilipino: Bacong
  • French: Bacong
  • German: Bacong
  • Gorontalo: Bacong
  • Hausa: Bacong
  • Hiligaynon: Bacong
  • Hiri Motu: Bacong
  • Igbo: Bacong
  • Iloko: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Iloko: Bacong
  • Indonesian: Bacong, Negros Timur
  • Indonesian: Bacong
  • Iriga Bicolano: Bacong
  • Italian: Bacong
  • Jamaican Creole English: Bacong
  • Japanese: バコング
  • Javanese: Bacong
  • Kinaray-A: Bacong
  • Kongo: Bacong
  • Lao: Bacong
  • Malagasy: Bacong
  • Malay (generic): Bacong
  • Maori: Bacong
  • Minangkabau: Bacong
  • Nauru: Bacong
  • Norwegian: Bacong
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bacong
  • Oromo: Bacong
  • Pampanga: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Pampanga: Bacong
  • Pangasinan: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Pangasinan: Bacong
  • Portuguese: Bacong
  • Scots: Bacong
  • Spanish: Bacong
  • Spanish: Bácong
  • Spanish: municipio de Bacong
  • Sundanese: Bacong
  • Swahili (generic): Bacong
  • Swedish: Bacong
  • Tagalog: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Tagalog: Bacong
  • Tagalog: Bayan ng Bacong
  • Tahitian: Bacong
  • Tetum: Bacong
  • Tok Pisin: Bacong
  • Vietnamese: Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Vietnamese: Bacong
  • Waray (Philippines): Bacong, Negros Oriental
  • Waray (Philippines): Bacong
  • Welsh: Bacong
  • Xhosa: Bacong
  • Yoruba: Bacong
  • Zulu: Bacong

Other Places Named Bacong

  • Locality in Negros Oriental, Central Visayas
  • Village in Bohol, Central Visayas
  • Village in Iloilo, Western Visayas
  • Locality in Tubigon, Bohol
  • Village in Guizhou, China
  • Village in Quezon, Calabarzon

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